Our Team

DiversityHaving a diverse team of individuals who come from various backgrounds and mindsets creates an environment of collective creativity that promotes innovation and fosters inclusion and tolerance. The Undie Chest team is dedicated to eradicating hygiene poverty for our most vulnerable populations. A quote from James Baldwin summarizes our determination to tackle this problem:

"Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” James Baldwin


Board of Directors

 Ursula Marks


Company: FedEx, Inc

 Favorite Quote:  "There is no greater gift you can receive or give than to honor your calling. It's why you were born. And how you become most truly alive." Oprah

Tonya Taylor-King


Company: Allstate

 Favorite Quote:  "If you are always trying to be normal then you will never know how amazing you can be." Maya Angelou

 Elaine Birks-Mitchell

Executive Director

Company: The Bra Recyclers

 Favorite Quote:  "Life's most persistent and urgent question is 'What are you doing for others?' Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.


 Creative Team

 Kristi Wayland

Graphic Designer

Company: Electronic, Inc


 Samaira Farid

Copywriter and Creative Writer

Independent Consultant

 Tatiana Coleman

Creative Designer (Video, Graphics)

Company: William Mary College

 Technical Team

 Christina Rice

Web Developer, and Designer

Company: Avenue One Web Design

 Jared Ottley

Senior SalesForce Developer

Company: Independent Contractor/Volunteer


 Accountability Team

  Dana Park

Nonprofit Attorney

Company: Tovella Dowling Attorneys At Law

 Mara Mann, CPA

Nonprofit Accountant

Company: Financial Navigator

Interns and Volunteers

 Liana Pham

Creative Design and Social Media Manager

Independent Contractor

 Jessica Brooks

Program Manager

Company: Eaton, Inc